Development of land infrastructure and National security In order to lessen our dependence on India, which surrounds us on three sides, Bangladesh proposes to have a new rail link connecting Chittagong-Dohajari-cox’s-gundum- Myanmer. Once Bangladesh completes its part of Cox’s Bazaar-Myanmer link, Myanmer, and UN-ESCAP can be approached for making this route a part of the trans Asian Railway. Recently Bangladesh govt. has reached and understanding with the govt. of the people’s republic of China to link Chittagong port with south China by road and rail through the Myanmer territory . This is a historic step, which will significantly alter the geo-political situation in this part of the world. Our continued efforts to reach out to Myanmer will bear fruit through this project. This will bring about the required of power between regional forces, inspire confidence in small of the region and hopefully bring about stability for all concern. The Military significance of this arrangement is not lost on the security experts and the practitioner’s of Military strategy. However, in order to maintain regional peace and harmony, stability, all the countries of the region should be persuaded to get involved in this project. This is likely to improve the quality of in the entire region which consists of all most on third of the population of the world.